Mysuru, August 6:- Parivarthanam Trust of the city observed ‘Friendship Day’ with a message on peace and harmony at Chamundipuram Circle last week.
Members of Hindu and Muslim communities tied friendship band and spread the message of friendship. Seer Elai Alvar of Vengipura Mutt tied friendship bands to pourakarmikas on the occasion.
“First Sunday of August is celebrated as Friendship Day throughout the world. Parivarthanam Trust has observed the event a day early to spread the message of friendship,” said social worker Raghuram Vajapayee.
Elai Alvar recalled the friendship of Krishna and Kuchela from Indian mythology.
Corporator MV Ramaprasad, Vikram Iyengar, Vinay Kanagal, Ajay Shastry, Apurva Suresh, Syed Sadik, Zameer, Pasha, Ajmal, Harish Naidu, Raviteja, Madhu Pujar and others were present. (MR/KS)